Certificate II in Building and Construction (Bricklaying) (Pre-apprenticeship)
- Course Code
- 22216VICB (Expression of interest)
- Course Type
- Course Level
- Skills Creation
- Course Location
- Course Duration
Full Time: 16 weeks
- Course Cost
- For an individual quotation of fees payable, please visit your nearest campus of GippsTAFE. Click Here for further information regarding Fees and Charges.
- Study Modes
- On Campus; Full time
- Starting Date
- February 2014
- 8.00 am - 4.00 pm
Phone: (03) 5127 0233 or 0434 733 548
Fax: 1300 094 661
Post: PO Box 3279, GMC 3841
GippsTAFE has submitted applications to ASQA with the intention of delivering these courses/qualifications in 2014
Want to get a head start on a career in the building industry? GippsTAFE provides you with the skills you need to hit the ground running and increase your chances of gaining a bricklaying apprenticeship.
This course will give you basic skills in the areas of levelling, building structures, hand and power tools, scaffolding, masonry blockwork and construction principles.
GippsTAFE is recognised by the Institute for Trade Skills Excellence as one of Australia’s leading building and construction training providers.
Qualifications And RecognitionUpon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate II in Building and Construction (Bricklaying) (Pre-apprenticeship).
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)Many GippsTAFE courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.
- Apprentice Bricklayer/Blocklayer
- Construction Worker
- Satisfactory completion of Victorian Year 10 (or equivalent) or mature age
- Demonstration of basic English language, literacy and numeracy skills.
How To ApplyDirect to Institute
Assessment is competency based and includes practical demonstrations, problem solving, assignments, short answer tests (written and oral).
Opportunities For Further StudyCertificate III in Bricklaying/Blocklaying (Apprenticeship)
||Work safely in the construction industry
||Workplace safety and Site induction
||Provide basic emergency life support
||Calculations for the construction industry
||Prepare for work in the construction industry
||Communication skills for the construction industry
|VU20960||Introduction to scaffolding and working platforms
||Quality principles for the construction industry
|VU20963||Safe handling and use of plant and selected portable power tools
||Workplace documents and plans
||Bricklaying hand tools
||Bricklaying basic skills
||Brick veneer construction processes
||Cavity brick construction processes
||Basic environmental sustainability in bricklaying